Feraklos Castle

The castle of Feraklos

Feraklos castle is located on the place once stood an ancient Acropolis. The castle was used by pirates before the Knights of St. John ousted them, reinforced the castle than used it as a prison. ...

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Koskinou

Koskinou (Greek: Κοσκινού) with a population of 3.224 is a beautiful village at 7 km from the capital, built atop of a hill overlooking the east coast of Rhodos. Although it is located in one of ...

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Rhodos butterfly valley

Walks into the Nature

Walking in Rhodos nature will be a highly enjoyable and revealing experience. Choose a clear, sunny day and take any of the routes as suggested by the Greek National Tourist Organisation (GNTO). ...

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Rhodos: what’s in the name

Ρόδος, Rodos, Rhodos, Rhodes, Rodi, Rodes: they’re all names of the same island – and its capital – in different languages. Many believe that the name originates from the Greek ...

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Glyfada beach

Located on the south-western part of the island of Rhodos, at about 72 km from the town center, Glyfada is a little known beach, ignored by the tourism. Not far from the village of Monolithos, it ...

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Island of Kastellorizo

Kastellorizo (Greek: Καστελλόριζο) or Megisti (Greek: Μεγίστη) is a tiny border island at the most eastern point of Greece, very close to the Turkish coast (3 km). It is part of the Dodecanese ...

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Rhodos Elafos Hotel

Elafos Hotel

It is not what you would expect. An authentic Alpine lodge located in the middle of a Greek island. Hotel Elafos is situated atop of the forested mountain of Profitis Elias, at an altitude of 780 ...

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Knight of Rhodos

The Knights of Rhodos

In 1309 a Genoese adventurer, to whom the Byzantine emperor had given Rhodes as a feudal property, or fief, sold the island to the Knights of the Order of St John of Jerusalem, who then quickly ...

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Rhodos Acropolis of Lindos

The Acropolis of Lindos

This is the most impressive archaeological site on the island of Rhodes, where the dramatic natural landscape is enhanced by the picturesque quality of the more modern town. The most important ...

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View of Kritinia

Kritinia

Located on the south-west coast at about 55km from the capital city of Rhodes, Kritinia (Kritinèa) is one of the most interesting, off the beaten track, villages on Rhodes. Surrounded by ...

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The Parthenon of Athens

A few words about Greece

Greece has a rich, documented history that goes back for over 4,000 years. The ancestors of Hellenes were explorers who travelled the Seas, both the Mediterranean and the Black Sea – ...

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